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  • Marcell Ozuna Traded From Marlins to Cardinals

    Marcell Ozuna Traded From Marlins to Cardinals

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 13, 2017 at 11:08 pm 0 comments

    The disbandment of the Miami Marlins roster continues, as the team has traded All-Star left fielder Marcell Ozuna to the St. Louis Cardinals, a source confirmed to ESPN on Wednesday. The deal, first reported by SiriusXM, is pending a physical. In return, the Marlins will receive right-handed pitching prospect Sandy […]

     
  • Jack Morris, Alan Trammell Make Hall of Fame Thanks To Modern Era Committee

    Jack Morris, Alan Trammell Make Hall of Fame Thanks To Modern Era Committee

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 10, 2017 at 11:32 pm 0 comments

    Jack Morris was elected to the Hall by its Modern Era committee on Sunday along with former Detroit Tigers teammate Alan Trammell, completing a joint journey from Motown to Cooperstown. The big-game pitcher and star shortstop were picked by 16 voters who considered 10 candidates whose biggest contributions came from […]

     
  • Marlins Agree to Trade Giancarlo Stanton to Yankees

    Marlins Agree to Trade Giancarlo Stanton to Yankees

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 9, 2017 at 11:17 pm 0 comments

    After an ownership change, months of speculation and two vetoed trades, The Miami Marlins have agreed in principle to a deal that would send reigning National League MVP Giancarlo Stanton to the New York Yankees for second baseman Starlin Castro and prospects Jorge Guzman and Jose Devers. Stanton, 28, is […]

     
  • Shohei Ohtani Agrees to Deal With LA Angels

    Shohei Ohtani Agrees to Deal With LA Angels

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 8, 2017 at 11:40 pm 0 comments

    Shohei Ohtani, the Japanese two-way star who has become one of the biggest free agent names of the offseason, announced Friday he will sign with the Los Angeles Angels, ending the sweepstakes surrounding his move to the majors in a surprising decision. Ohtani, who intends to be both a starting […]

     
  • Shohei Ohtani Spurns Yankees, Red Sox; Wants to Play on West Coast

    Shohei Ohtani Spurns Yankees, Red Sox; Wants to Play on West Coast

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 3, 2017 at 11:10 pm 0 comments

    The Babe Ruth of Japan, Shohei Ohtani, will not be playing in the city where Ruth became a legend. Nor will he play where the Babe began his career. New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman informed reporters Sunday night that Ohtani’s representatives have told the team that it will […]

     
  • Aaron Boone Reported to be Named Yankees New Manager

    Aaron Boone Reported to be Named Yankees New Manager

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 1, 2017 at 11:24 pm 0 comments

    Aaron Boone will be named the next manager of the New York Yankees, sources told ESPN’s Buster Olney. Boone, an ESPN baseball analyst since 2010, has never managed or coached at any level. The Yankees’ decision to replace Joe Girardi ultimately came down to Boone and San Francisco Giants bench […]

     
  • Atlanta Braves Lose 13 Prospects As Punishment for Int’l Violations

    Atlanta Braves Lose 13 Prospects As Punishment for Int’l Violations

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 21, 2017 at 11:14 pm 0 comments

    The Atlanta Braves lost 13 prospects and former general manager John Coppolella was banned for life by Major League Baseball on Tuesday for circumventing international signing rules from 2015 to 2017. Former Atlanta special assistant Gordon Blakeley, who was the team’s international scouting chief, was suspended from baseball for one […]

     
  • Chipper Jones, Jim Thome Among 19 HOF Ballot Newcomers

    Chipper Jones, Jim Thome Among 19 HOF Ballot Newcomers

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 20, 2017 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

    Chipper Jones, Jim Thome and Omar Vizquel are among 19 first-time candidates on the Baseball Writers’ Association of America ballot for the Hall of Fame. They are joined by Johan Santana, Scott Rolen and Chris Carpenter. Also among the newcomers to the 33-man ballot announced Monday are Jamie Moyer, Andruw […]

     
  • New York Mets Formally Announce Mickey Callaway’s Coaching Staff

    New York Mets Formally Announce Mickey Callaway’s Coaching Staff

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 15, 2017 at 11:47 am 0 comments

    Almost one month after the New York Mets announced that former Cleveland Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway would replace Terry Collins as manager, they have formally announced his new pitching staff. With the departures of longtime pitching coach Dan Warthen and hitting coach Kevin Long looming, the team brought in […]

     
  • Paul Molitor, Torey Lovullo Named AL, NL Manager of the Year

    Paul Molitor, Torey Lovullo Named AL, NL Manager of the Year

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 14, 2017 at 11:49 pm 0 comments

    Torey Lovullo of the Arizona Diamondbacks and Paul Molitor of the Minnesota Twins are the 2017 MLB Manager of the Year Award winners. Lovullo, in his first season with Arizona, managed the team to a 93-69 record — 24 more wins than last season, the second largest win increase from […]